Dysembryoplastic neuroepithelial tumor-like neoplasm of the septum pellucidum: a lesion often misdiagnosed as glioma: report of 10 cases.

@article{Baisden2001DysembryoplasticNT,
  title={Dysembryoplastic neuroepithelial tumor-like neoplasm of the septum pellucidum: a lesion often misdiagnosed as glioma: report of 10 cases.},
  author={Blaire L. Baisden and Daniel J. Brat and Elias R. Melhem and Marc K. Rosenblum and Anthony P. King and Peter C. Burger},
  journal={The American journal of surgical pathology},
  year={2001},
  volume={25 4},
  pages={494-9}
}
The authors report a series of 10 low-grade neoplasms arising in the midline anteriorly in the region of the septum pellucidum with many of the histologic features of dysembryoplastic neuroepithelial tumor (DNT). The patients (five female, five male) ranged in age from 6 to 35 years (mean age, 21.5 years). The most common presenting symptoms were headache, nausea and vomiting, and visual disturbances. Radiographically, the tumors extended into the lateral ventricles from the septal region and… CONTINUE READING

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